No drain - Israel simply has too many brains
The fact that percentage-wise the number of Israeli scientists at American universities is the largest only indicates that the Israeli educational system graduates each year a very large number of highly talented and proficient scientists.
Two Israeli scientists – Arieh Warshel and Michael Levitt – were awarded the Nobel prize for chemistry this year. To top it off, one of the recipients of the Nobel prize in physics this year – Francois Englert of the Universite libre de Bruxelles – also has a special appointment at Tel Aviv University.
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